Marvel's latest film, Avengers Endgame is breaking box office records all over the world. Total sales for the flick have gone up to $1.2 billion and is a full 3 hours long. The movie made $330 million in China alone since its debut on Wednesday. Endgame is unique in that it is the culmination of around 22 different films.
The PTI government has stood by its campaign promise of reappointing the board of directors of all public sector companies under the Petroleum Division, stated Federal Minister for Petroleum Ghulam Sarwar Khan. The new appointments were made through a process of application received by the Petroleum Division and interviews.
The Islamabad Wildlife Management Board (IWMB) has confiscated a fully matured, eight-and-a-half-foot-long, Indian rock Python from a snake charmer that is considered endangered due to the loss of its natural habitat and illegal capture. According to IWMB, the Indian rock python is one the largest species of python in the region.
A 12-year old boy was killed after being caught in cross-fire between police officials and suspected criminals near Karachi’s Quaidabad area. Senior Superintendent of Police (SSP) Malir Irfan Bahadur, 10-year-old Umer and 12-year-old Sajjad were injured, Sajjad passed away at a hospital while Umer is still in treatment.
After the discontinuation of the Suzuki Mehran, Pak Suzuki Motor Company Ltd (PSMCL) is set to start commercial production of Alto. According to sources the company has already dispatched parts schedule to vendors and some have already been met. The new Alto will be on display at Pakistan Auto Parts Show which will be held from April 12-14 in Karachi.
Traffic DIG Javed Maher stated that no one is above the law and that compliance with road safety regulations is mandatory for all, irrespective of status. The results show that Traffic Police has collected Rs200.9m in the last three months from 839,000 challans, which 20.4 percent more than last year.
Rosie Gabrielle is one of the latest solo female travel bloggers who have gone viral by broadcasting her travels through Pakistan. She is a motorcyclist and blogs herself touring countries on her red BMW bike. As visa regulations ease and the government attempts to boost tourism, more and more foreign travel bloggers are attempting to debunk stereotypes attached to Pakistan.
Drew Binsky, an American travel blogger recently visited Pakistan and ranks Pakistan's hospitality best out of all the place he has traveled. In a video shared on Facebook the blogger states the locals would not let him spend any money at all and made him feel welcomed.
Zarrar Shahid, who came to Lahore at the age of 18 years old to pursue a degree in Physics, discovered the story of Dr Abdus Salam, the father of Pakistan's nuclear program and was inspired to write the story called Pureland. Shahid said, “I found him universally appealing. He had never seen a lightbulb till the age of 15."
Shamoon Abbasi's upcoming directorial project, Durj, a suspense thriller based on real events which explores the unique genre of cannibalism, is to be screened at the prestigious Cannes. The film features Shamoon Abbasi and Sherry Shah in lead roles, who have undergone major transformations to look the part for the film.